Write a Parable
March 2023

“Write a Parable,” Friend, Mar. 2023, 8.


Write a Parable

Friend Magazine, 2023-03 Mar

Think about something in the gospel you want to teach others. What object or example could you use to teach it? Draw or write about it here.

Example: Faith is like a seed because it can grow a little at a time.

Make Your Own Bread

You can use this recipe for the activity on page 11.

1 cup warm water

2 1/4 teaspoons dry yeast

2 tablespoons white sugar

3 cups flour

1 teaspoon salt

1/4 cup vegetable oil

  1. Mix water, yeast, and sugar in a bowl. Wait 5 minutes for yeast to bubble.

  2. Mix in flour, salt, and oil.

  3. Knead dough for 10 minutes. Place in a greased pan. Cover and let rise for an hour.

  4. Punch dough down and let rise for 10 more minutes. Bake at 350°F (175°C) for 30–40 minutes.